Hammer Swing (guardian skill)

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Disambig icon.png This article is about the guardian skill Hammer Swing. For the warrior skill of the same name, see Hammer Swing (warrior skill).

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Hammer Swing

Guardian icon small.png Guardian (skill list)
Weapon slot filled tango.pngWeapon slot empty tango.pngWeapon slot empty tango.pngWeapon slot empty tango.pngWeapon slot empty tango.png
Activ. type
Hammer Swing (guardian skill).png
 → Hammer Bash (guardian skill).png → Symbol of Protection.png
Game link
0.5½ Activation time  
Hammer Swing

Chain. Strike your foe.

Damage.png Damage: 323 (0.8)?
Damage.png Damage: 215 (0.533)?
Number of targets.png Number of Targets: 3
Range.png Range: 130

— In-game description


  • This skill cleaves.
  • The full chain completes in roughly 2.17 seconds.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
February 25, 2020 Competitive content update:
  • (Competitive split) Autoattack chain: Reduced power coefficients from 0.8/0.8/1.0 to 0.533/0.533/0.666.
April 23, 2019
  • Adjusted attack animations and damage to get a smoother attack sequence. The full attack chain is slightly faster with less damage, resulting in a small increase in overall damage per second.
January 13, 2015
  • Fixed a bug that prevented the Number of Targets facts on these skills from displaying.
July 29, 2014
  • Fixed a bug preventing the number of targets skill fact from displaying.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Hammer Swing has been added to the game.